Patsy (Pat) Louise Essary Vaughn, 87 of Strafford, left this world to be with her Lord on June 27, 2022, at home surrounded by family.

Pat married Danny Lee Vaughn, the love of her life, on October 26, 1952. They enjoyed 63 years of marriage together and raised 4 children. Pat was creative, talented, and fun. She spent many years creating beautifully decorated cakes for weddings and birthdays. Many were blessed by her talents. Pat was outgoing, loved people, and was good at putting everyone at ease. She also enjoyed studying her Bible, drinking Dr.Pepper, being outside, working puzzles, and reading a good mystery. She was a member of First Baptist Church Strafford, Missouri, and attended as often as she was able.

She is survived by her son Richard Vaughn and wife, Priscilla, her son James Vaughn, her son (Donald) Joe Vaughn, her daughter Dana Vaughn, her granddaughter Carey Stratton and husband, Kevin, her grandson Neil Vaughn, her great-granddaughter Esther Stratton, her great-grandson Ezra Stratton, and many other family members and friends.

Graveside services will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2022, at Dishman Cemetery, near Strafford, MO.

Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Friday before the graveside services at Greenlawn Funeral Home North.